USDA’s Natural Resources Conservation Service is now accepting proposals for Fiscal Year 2018 Regional Conservation Partnership Program (RCPP) funding. Pre-proposals are due April 21. Conservation partners, including private industry, non-government organizations, Indian tribes, state and local governments, water districts, and universities are invited to submit project applications that improve the nation’s water quality, combat drought, enhance soil health, support wildlife habitat and protect agricultural viability. Applicants must match or exceed the federal award with private or local funds.
For more information on applying, visit the RCPP website.